Category Archives: Special Projects

A Summary of Summer ’17

Interning with Tryon Farm Institute A bit of background on me: my name is Maggie Weighner, and I am entering my final year of studies in Ball State University’s Landscape Architecture program. This summer, I chose to intern with Tryon

A Summary of Summer ’17

Interning with Tryon Farm Institute A bit of background on me: my name is Maggie Weighner, and I am entering my final year of studies in Ball State University’s Landscape Architecture program. This summer, I chose to intern with Tryon

Meet Maggie! TFI’s Summer ’17 Landscape Intern

WEEK 8.5 Tuesday, July 25 (right before my vacation) If a picture is worth a thousand words, maybe a trace paper sketch is worth a few hundred… So instead of writing much this week, I’m going to use this blog to

Meet Maggie! TFI’s Summer ’17 Landscape Intern

WEEK 8.5 Tuesday, July 25 (right before my vacation) If a picture is worth a thousand words, maybe a trace paper sketch is worth a few hundred… So instead of writing much this week, I’m going to use this blog to

Tryon 5K Recreation Trail

THE TRYON FARM RED DIAMOND TRAIL Tryon Farm’s Red Diamond Trail is a 5.0 Kilometer (3.1 mile) long permanent recreational trail that begins at the Chicken Coop adjacent to the original Farmhouse. The pathway winds itself through a series of

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Tryon 5K Recreation Trail

THE TRYON FARM RED DIAMOND TRAIL Tryon Farm’s Red Diamond Trail is a 5.0 Kilometer (3.1 mile) long permanent recreational trail that begins at the Chicken Coop adjacent to the original Farmhouse. The pathway winds itself through a series of

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Calumet Seed Bombs For Sale

Calumet Region Seed Bombs LIMITED EDITION – $20.oo Help to restore the ecosystems of the Calumet Region and support Tryon Farm Institute with these limited edition ecosystem seed bombs. Each variety contains species curated to grow in the various ecosystems and attract

Calumet Seed Bombs For Sale

Calumet Region Seed Bombs LIMITED EDITION – $20.oo Help to restore the ecosystems of the Calumet Region and support Tryon Farm Institute with these limited edition ecosystem seed bombs. Each variety contains species curated to grow in the various ecosystems and attract

Fishing with Flies

Did you know one can fly fish at TFI’s Bailey Pond? People in the know celebrate Michigan City’s Trail Creek as a regional destination for salmonid fishing but it’s probably not the best place for a beginner to learn the

Fishing with Flies

Did you know one can fly fish at TFI’s Bailey Pond? People in the know celebrate Michigan City’s Trail Creek as a regional destination for salmonid fishing but it’s probably not the best place for a beginner to learn the